Invasive Bacterial Infections in Infants Younger Than 60 Days With Skin and Soft Tissue Infections.

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Summary of "Invasive Bacterial Infections in Infants Younger Than 60 Days With Skin and Soft Tissue Infections."

The objective of this study was to describe the frequency of invasive bacterial infections (IBIs) in young infants with skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs) and the impact of IBI evaluation on disposition, length of stay (LOS), and cost.


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Name: Pediatric emergency care
ISSN: 1535-1815


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